Volvo XC40 Recharge (2020–)
Volvo XC40 Recharge revealed
The electric Volvo XC40 Recharge will have a range of 249 miles and a price tag of around £50,000 when it goes on sale next year.
With two electric motors, the four-wheel-drive XC40 will have a total output of 408PS and 660Nm of torque. Power comes from a 78kWh battery located beneath the car's floor and capable of being charged to 80 per cent in around 40 minutes.
The electric XC40 will cover 0-62mph in 4.9 seconds, says Volvo, while top speed is limited to 112mph.
Inside, the XC40 Recharge will have a cabin broadly the same as the standard car - aside from a new Android-powered infotainment system
Volvo XC40 Recharge now on sale
Initially offered in R-Design specification, the XC40 Recharge Pure Electric is available from £53,155, with UK deliveries expected to start in early 2021.